Haverhill, MA — John William Murphy, 60, of Haverhill, Mass., passed away unexpectedly at his home on March 22, 2014. John was born in Salem, Mass., on July 5, 1953, and was the son of Leo Francis Murphy of Berlin, N.H., and Dorothy Evelyn (Muenzner) of Salem. He attended Kennett High School in Conway, N.H.
He enjoyed spending time with his family, playing darts, and watching New England sports teams.
John is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Murphy; and his son, Timothy Murphy; his fiancée, Tina LaFond; his sisters, Sharon Savino, Dorothy VanDyke, Marsha Johnson, and Linda Little; his brothers, Leo Murphy, Kenneth Murphy and Kevin Murphy; and his former wife, Patricia (Tupper) Murphy; and several nieces and nephews.
ARRANGEMENTS: Friends and family are invited to call on Thursday, March 27, from 4 to 6 p.m., at Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main Street, Route 121A, Plaistow, N.H. Funeral services will follow calling hours at the funeral home, at 6:15 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations to help cover service costs may be made to Jennifer Murphy, 37 Bow Lake Rd., Northwood, NH 03261.